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The eudaemonic pie

Author: Thomas A Bass
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book retells the theoretical and technical breakthroughs made by a team into the gambling systems of American casinos. It follows their attempts to solve the complex physics of roulette, invent  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bass, Thomas A.
Eudaemonic pie.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1985
(OCoLC)558576074
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas A Bass
ISBN: 0395353351 9780395353356 0394743105 9780394743103 0582057523 9780582057524
OCLC Number: 11574707
Description: 324 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Glitter gulch; silver city; rambling and gambling; driving around the mode map; radios from other planets; debugging; the invention of the wheel; strange attractors; exploring the envelope; lucky lady; sensitive dependence on initial conditions; small is beautiful; magic shoes; the city of computation; rebel science; "Dear Eudaemons"; Cleopatra's barge. Epilogue - the intergalactic infandibulum.
Responsibility: Thomas A. Bass.

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